Akubra's legendary quality is now available in a hemp straw hat. Hemp is one of the world’s strongest fibers. The fibers are naturally resistant to mold and ultraviolet light and are extremely resistant to abrasion. Hemp straw hats are stronger than toquilla fiber Panamas, are more durable and will last longer. The crown of the Range is a pinched telescope and measures 4 inches at the front and 4-1/2 inches at the sides. The brim is 3-1/4 inches wide. The 7-pleat cloth puggaree is 1-5/8 inches wide. Reeded roan leather sweatband. Vented around the crown. Color is Natural. Made in Australia.